On Sunday at 3:50 pm the Crawford County dispatch center was notified of a motorcycle crash on State Hwy 171 about 2/10ths mile east of Gays Mills.
Donald Galle, 58, of Dubuque, IA was driving a motorcycle west on the Orchard Hill, negotiating a curve when he lost control of the cycle, slid across the roadway crashing into the guardrail. Galle was ejected from the cycle and taken to the Vernon Memorial Hospital and later transferred to Gundersen Health in La Crosse. The Sheriff’s Office says Galle sustained a broken neck bone, a punctured lung and 5 broken ribs.
Galle’s motorcycle sustained heavy damage and was towed from the scene.
assisting at the scene was ocooch rescue squad, gays mills fire department, digger don’s towing and the wisconsin state patrol
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